Scattering concern for the environment

Dr Stephen Leach has some thoughts.

One person’s influence upon the earth’s environment is necessarily limited but nonetheless crucial. Average yearly temperatures are rising; and, for our species to survive, although our abilities are modest, our ambition must be enormous. None of us can solve the problem of climate change on our own, and our record of solving problems together is not good. In short, it’s a worry – one of the greatest political problems of our time. And, although the problem is as urgent as ever, it already


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